"I have been able to pay for student fees, expensive text books in biology, anatomy and physiology, chemistry, physics and biometry.

"And, I've been able to buy a computer for assignemnts and lab work.

"I was a bit nervous about the interview, when I applied for the scholarship, but found the Trust members were interested in my studies and gave me some professional advice on how to achieve my goals.

"It's a great idea and I would recommend other students to find out how Blue Mountains Health Trust might be able to help them."